Speaker:Dame Marilyn Strathern DBE FBA
ISAIAH BERLIN LECTUREMore about the Isaiah Berlin Lectures
This lecture was published in Proceedings of the British Academy, 139
(This lecture was repeated on 1 March 2006 at the University of Manchester.)
Isaiah Berlin Lecture, delivered by Professor Bernard Bailyn FBA, on 11 October 2006.
Mr Duncan Robinson, former Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, delivered the 2007 Isaiah Berlin Lecture. In this edited extract he describes some of the challenges that museums face today.
This lecture series was endowed through a bequest from Sir Isaiah Berlin FBA. The lecture is intended to appraise the contemporary condition of any one of the fields of learning with which the Academy is concerned. The lecture was first delivered in 2001.